Around Edinburgh

The Meadows

 

Engravings

Published 1890

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  The Meadows

The Meadows

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  The Burgh Loch

The Burgh Loch

The Meadows

 

Bandstand

Dismantled 1950

Bandstand in The Meadows - 1945

1945

Bandstand

Bandstand at The Meadows being dismantled by Edinburgh Parks Dept, 1950

1950

Bandstand + workers

Bandstand at The Meadows being dismantled by Edinburgh Parks Dept, 1950

1950

Bandstand + worker

 

     

RAF Display

1965

   RAF Display in The Meadows  -  1965

Late mark Griffon engined Spitfire

   RAF Display in The Meadows  -  1965

Hawker Hunter

   RAF Display in The Meadows  -  1965

Hawker Hurricane

RAF Display in The Meadows  -  1965

Gloster Javelin

RAF Display in The Meadows  -  1965

Bristol/Ferranti Bloodhound AA
Missile

RAF Display  -  The Meadows, 1965

Westland Whirlwind
a licence- built version of the
Sikorski S55 helicopter

   RAF Display  -  The Meadows, 1965

Hawker Hurricane

RAF Display  -  The Meadows, 1965

Dog Handling

           

Doll's Pram in the Meadows

Jerome Photo  -  Pat Woolley with doll's pram in the Meadows, around 1938-39

c1933

Pat Woolley

Jerome Photo  -  Pat Woolley with doll's pram in the Meadows, around 1938-39

c1934-35

Pat Woolley

 

Postcards

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Jawbone Walk, West Meadows 

J R Russell

Jaw Bone Walk

Postcard in P W & M Vello Series  -  Meadow Walk

Vello Series

Meadow Walk

Postcard in P W & M Vello Series  -  Jaw Bone Walk, The Meadows

Vello Series

Jaw Bone Walk

 

May Day Parade

The march from Princes Street and George IV Bridge approaches the Meadows, down Middle Meadows Walk 

 

 

Preparing for the Beltane Festival

The Beltane Festival was to be held on Calton Hill the following evening

At the Meadows  -  Preparing for the Beltane Festival on Calton Hill the following evening 

At the Meadows  -  Preparing for the Beltane Festival on Calton Hill the following evening 

At the Meadows  -  Preparing for the Beltane Festival on Calton Hill the following evening 

At the Meadows  -  Preparing for the Beltane Festival on Calton Hill the following evening 

At the Meadows  -  Preparing for the Beltane Festival on Calton Hill the following evening 

 

The Moscow State Circus

August 2006

The Moscow State Theatre gave performances in their tent on The Meadows in August 2006, during the Edinburgh International Festival

 

Cherry Blossom in and around The Meadows

May 2008

Boys Brigade Walk

The Meadows  -  Cherry Blossom  -  May 2008

Coronation Walk

The Meadows  -  Cherry Blossom  -  May 2008

The Meadows  -  Cherry Blossom  -  May 2008 The Meadows  -  Cherry Blossom  -  May 2008

Jawbone Walk

The Meadows  -  Cherry Blossom  -  May 2008

The Meadows  -  Cherry Blossom  -  May 2008

Coronation Walk and Jawbone Walk

Infra-red Film

Jawbone Walk, The Meadows, Edinburgh, May 2005  -  Infra-red film

Jawbone Walk

Sepia Photo

  

 

Crocusees

March 2014

The eastern end of
Melville Drive

Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

 

New Construction at Quartermile

May 2008

Middle Meadow Walk

   

New Buildings beside Middle Meadow Walk  -  May 2008

New Buildings beside Middle Meadow Walk  -  May 2008

 

Police Boxes around The Meadows

May 2008

Melville Drive

Police Box in Melville Drive beside the entrance to Jawbone Walk in The Meadows

Police Box in Melville Drive beside the entrance to Jawbone Walk in The Meadows

Middle Meadow Walk

Coffee Bar and Police Box on the corner of Middle Meadow Walk and Lauriston Place

Police Box at Lauriston Place, and Police Box Coffee Bar at the northern end of Middle Meadow Walk

 

 

Infrared Photos

April 2015

Infrared photo  -  Training in The Meadows

Training - 1

Infrared photo  -  Training in The Meadows

Training - 2

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Training - 3

Infrared photo  -  Picnics in The Meadows

Picnics

Infrared photo  -  Free Lemonade in The Meadows

Free Lemonade

InfraRed photo   -  Looking from Marchmont Road, across Melville Drive to TRhe Meadows

View from Marchmont Road

 

 

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